This Get To Know article appears in the Jan. 28 editions of Spotlight News.
New firefighters association accepting statewide members
While firefighters are often faced with the difficulty of retirement after a lifetime of fighting for the community, West Albany Fire Company #2 decided that giving back did not have to end there.
Following the news of Sonic in Latham, Dairy Queen Grill and Chill wants to make its mark in the Capital District. But first, the landowners must get the site plan approved by the planning commission.
This editorial appears in the Jan. 28 editions of Spotlight News.
South Colonie Central School District proposes new schedule to fix bus routes
To remedy ongoing issues with school bus schedules, South Colonie is looking to change starting and ending times for district schools.
Local experts piece together a fool proof plan for Super Bowl Sunday
The day is soon upon us when the best gladiators of the gridiron converge into battle to signal the climactic end of another dramatic season.
Albany, CBA, Schenectady and Troy are set to become Suburban Council members in the 2015-16 school year. We want to know what you think about the league's decision to add the four former Big 10 schools.
Lott, Johnston lead Blue Devils past Garnet Raiders
Selena Lott and Nastasja Johnston each scored 23 points to lead Columbia past Colonie 64-55 in a Suburban Council South Division game Friday, Jan. 23.
McCarroll records two goals and assist for Shaker/Colonie
Shaker/Colonie defeated Christian Brothers Academy 4-1 Saturday, Jan. 24, in the second of two meetings between the schools that call the Albany County Hockey Training Facility their home rink.
A North Colonie School District teacher aide was arrested late Monday night for inappropriate conduct and forcible touching of a student.
Patrons of Dr. Mabel Cheng’s ophthalmology practice can be assured that only the cutting edge of technology is used.
In the three years since establishing his waste removal business, it has become apparent that Todd Porter has a green thumb for business.
Over the last 10 years Fitness Together Latham has been a featured expert on YNN, WNYT, MY4TV Albany, Look TV, CBS, Fox 23, ABC, Healthlink and has helped more than a thousand clients achieve their health and fitness goals through exclusive, small group and private training services that include nutrition, resistance training and cardio prescription to match unique goals and individual biochemistry.
National Bank of Coxsackie opened Glenmont site last summer
The National Bank of Coxsackie is your community bank.
Get help from Wemett & Hall, LLC in Albany
They say that the only sure things in life are death and taxes. Managing partner Nicholas Hall of Wemett & Hall, LLC disagrees. While he says that there is nothing he can do about the former, there is often something that his firm can do to help homeowners with the latter.
This Get To Know first appeared in the Jan. 21 editions of Spotlight News.
Town of Colonie hopeful to reach a deal with motel owner soon
The yearlong Skylane and Blu-Bell motels’ case is coming to an end. Representatives for the owner, Alex Patel, met with town officials to discuss the fate of the motels.
Shaker Pointe at Carondelet, a project five years in the making, has been nationally recognized for its dedication to Shaker architecture and remaining environmentally friendly in all steps of the project.
Embracing technology at Mater Christi School
Have you noticed that backpacks seem to be getting lighter as students are increasingly using some form of technology as their primary tool? Mater Christi School realizes that even the youngest students are digital citizens.
The Music Studio provides more than music
Do “tee-tee” and “ta-ah” and “great big whole note” ring a bell for you? Can you clap out “Happy Birthday” in quarter and eighth notes? Are you strangely calm when all eyes of a crowd focus on you?